Orange County Branch Newsletter

October 2015


National Water Research Institute Hosting "Clarke Prize Conference on Water Sustainability"

Register before October 21 to take advantage of reduced registration rates for the 2015 NWRI Clarke Prize Conference, to be held on Friday, October 30, in Huntington Beach, CA. The conference will feature talks by distinguished water resources experts from various academic institutions and water management agencies. University faculty who register for the conference may bring three of their students to the conference for free. To register, visit

This year’s Clarke Prize recipient is Dr. John C. Crittenden of the Georgia Institute of Technology. Dr. Crittenden was selected for his outstanding contributions to treating chemical contaminants in water and his leadership in addressing water demand for transportation, energy production, and domestic use in a holistic, sustainable manner. Learn more about Dr. Crittenden’s accomplishments at